University of Hertfordshire

Degree level: Postgraduate

Architecture and Urbanism (Taught)

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Course summary

MArch Architecture & Urbanism is a Masters of Architecture award within the Design programme at the School of Creative Arts. Within the programme there is strong emphasis on professional practice and the real-world applications of design. You will develop key research skills and gain a good understanding of the work of other practitioners in your field. The aim of the postgraduate programme is to equip you with the skills, knowledge and understanding required to practice at an advanced level, to foster your creativity and enhance your employment opportunities. You will work alongside artists and designers who are involved with a wide variety of media and forms and will benefit from visiting architects and design professionals. Induction, seminars and social events for students and staff mean that you will be part of a friendly and supportive postgraduate community, which also includes film makers, musicians and professionals working in new media. Senior research staff and internationally renowned artists work with postgraduate students, helping you to develop original and challenging work.

Course details


Entry requirements

It is advised that applicants hold a BA(Hons) in Architecture or equivalent, ARB prescribed Part I, but this is not compulsory. Selection is based on a portfolio interview, after which students may be required to provide more information about previous studies or design experience. Applications will be considered on an individual basis and are particularly welcomed from students with previous work experience in design and from a variety of backgrounds. Entrance is not usually permitted directly at the Year 2. Exceptions will be considered on case-by-case scenario, evaluating previous qualification and relevant work experience.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Fees for Postgraduate Study 2022/23: https://www.herts.ac.uk/study/fees-and-funding/fee-information/how-much-are-my-fees
Architecture and Urbanism at University of Hertfordshire - UCAS